Joe Thompson

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Joe Thompson is a former footballer who had a notable career with Tranmere Rovers. He signed a two-year deal with Tranmere Rovers in August 2012 from Rochdale. Thompson was first diagnosed with cancer in November 2013 while playing for Tranmere Rovers, but he battled back and returned to action with Bury in August 2014. Thompson later revealed he had been diagnosed with cancer for the third time in April 2024. Despite his health challenges, Thompson's story of resilience and determination has inspired many.

Debut: Chesterfield (2012-08-14)

Season Starts Goals Assists Headers Free Kicks Penalties Yellow Cards Red Cards
2012 11 (13) 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 7 (1) 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
TOTAL 18 (14) 4 0 0 0 0 2 0
Season In/Out Fee
Rochdale Free Transfer
Bury Free Transfer
Season Competition Start/Sub Opposition Goals Subbed By/For
2012 League Cup Start Chesterfield (2012-08-14) 0
2012 League Start Leyton Orient (2012-08-18) 0
2012 League Start Carlisle (2012-08-21) 0 Max Power
2012 League Start Shrewsbury (2012-08-25) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2012 League Cup Start Aston Villa (2012-08-28) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2012 EFL Trophy Start Port Vale (2012-09-04) 0 Cole Stockton
2012 League Sub Coventry (2012-09-15) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2012 League Sub Bury (2012-09-18) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2012 League Start Crawley (2012-09-22) 0 Danny Harrison
2012 League Start Brentford (2012-09-29) 0 Adam McGurk
2012 League Sub Notts Co (2012-10-06) 1 John-Louis Akpa Akpro
2012 League Start Yeovil (2012-10-13) 0 Cole Stockton
2012 League Sub Bournemouth (2012-10-20) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2012 League Sub Doncaster (2012-10-23) 0 Andy Robinson
2012 League Sub Preston (2012-10-27) 0 Nathan Eccleston
2012 League Start Oldham (2012-11-10) 0 Danny Harrison
2012 FA Cup Start Braintree (2012-11-13) 1 Jake Kirby
2012 FA Cup Sub Chesterfield (2012-12-01) 0 Andy Robinson
2012 League Sub Sheff Utd (2012-12-15) 0 Andy Robinson
2012 League Sub Crewe (2012-12-26) 0 Andy Robinson
2012 League Sub Scunthorpe (2012-12-29) 0 Adam McGurk
2012 League Sub Bury (2013-01-01) 0 Andy Robinson
2012 League Sub Doncaster (2013-04-06) 0 Sean McGinty
2012 League Sub Hartlepool (2013-04-13) 0 Abdulai Bell-Baggie
2013 Capital One Cup 2013 Start Mansfield (2013-08-06) 0
2013 League Start Crawley (2013-08-10) 2
2013 League Start Crewe (2013-08-17) 0 Andrai Jones
2013 EFL Trophy Sub Fleetwood (2013-09-03) 0 James Rowe
2013 League Start Stevenage (2013-09-07) 0 Akpo Sodje
2013 League Start Brentford (2013-09-14) 0 Andy Robinson
2013 League Start Notts Co (2013-09-21) 0 Cole Stockton
2013 League Start Port Vale (2013-09-28) 0 Ian Goodison